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Mould Fragment of a Bowl

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Arretine Ware fragment. Shows a Maenad dancing to left (in impression), carrying a thyrsos. At right a bearded satyr. From the workshop of M. Perennius


By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Roman, Augustan Period, 31 B.C.–A.D. 14

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 013.


Height x length: 11.7 x 10.8 cm (4 5/8 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware


The Ancient World


Tools & equipment, Molds